The Team

The group that's bringing the festival together

Festival Founder

Naguib Sawiris

El Gouna Founder

Samih Sawiris

Festival Team

Intishal Al Timimi


Bushra Rozza

Co-founder and Chief Operations and Foreign Relations Officer

Amir Ramses

Artistic Director


Nicole Guillemet

Teresa Cavina

Mohamed Atef

Raman Chawla

Festival Consultants

Mark Adams

Philip Cheah

Andrea Chung

Orascom Development Team

Amal El Masri

General Coordinator

Amr Mansi

Co-founder and Executive Advisor

Kamal Zadeh

Co-founder and Financial Advisor

Nora El Gabry

Executive Officer